Becoming A Member

All members of the Society for Ethnomusicology are welcome to join the SEM Popular Music Section. As part of the SEM membership application process, it is possible also to join the PMSSEM.

There is no fee for membership in PMSSEM, although the payment of optional dues is encouraged. The suggested rate is $5 US for students, $10 US for faculty, or $100 US for a lifetime membership. The optional dues can be paid through the donations section of the SEM membership form. Payment of dues helps the section pursue it projects, including the PMSSEM Prize and the PMSSEM Lecture.


Join the Wiki

Please select the "Join" button below to apply for membership to this wiki. If you do not see the "Join" button, you are already a member of the wiki.

As a member of the wiki, you will be able to maintain your contact information in the Member Directory and contribute to Bibliographies and Links pages in the Resource section of the wiki.

  • Bibliographies. All members of the PMSSEM wiki may create new bibliographies and edit existing bibliographies in the Resources section of the wiki.
  • Links. All members of the PMSSEM wiki may edit the links page in the Resources section of the wiki.

Join the Electronic Mailing List

PMSSEM maintains an electronic mailing list. For information on how to join the mailing list, see the PMSSEM-L page.

Those who have a serious interest in the ethnomusicology of popular music and who would like to join the PMSSEM electronic mailing list but are unable join SEM should contact the section chair.